A Comprehensive Plan provides a
blueprint for how a community can grow. It is vital to get broad public participation
to ensure the plan is reflective of the community’s needs, vision and
At the April 14, 2015 Town Board
Meeting, the Board agreed that a review was necessary of the Town’s
Comprehensive Master Plan that was last updated in 2005. Marcia Barker was appointed to serve as
chairman of the Master Plan Review Committee. The group was divided up into
sub-committees and work meetings were held regularly during the past year.
A contractual negotiation for a professional
review of the Comprehensive Plan by the Laberge Group, Albany NY was approved
in the spring of 2016. The draft plan has been organized into four key themes:
Community Livability, Land Use, Economic Vitality, and Sustainable Resources.
Below is a link to the visioning boards with the details of the draft plan that
will be on view at a Public Meeting to be held on:
September 14, 2016 from 7pm to 9pm
at the Park Ave. building in Old Forge, NY.
SAVE THE DATE and please plan to attend.
The entire draft plan is available here in PDF format for you to download and
review. Comments and new ideas are encouraged by the Comprehensive Plan Committee
both at the September meeting or online using the FORM link below.
Download the 2016 Comprehensive Plan below & Submit your Comments in the FORMS link.